I am a journalist, working as Balangir correspondent of the English daily "The Pioneer" and “The Industry and Mines Observer”, an English fortnightly magazine published from Bhubneshwar. I was awarded the Trophy for "Excellence in Journalism" by noted Columnist Sri Shivaji Sarkar,in the presence of Editor in Chief -of The Pioneer,Dr Chandan Mitra ,Editor of The Industry and Mines Observer (IMO) Sri Sirish Mohanty on June19,2012.
Sunday, May 7, 2017
8 HURT IN BEAR ATTACK IN T’GARH Sunday, 07 May 2017 | PNS | BALANGIR | in Bhubaneswar
The total number of people injured in bear attack
in Titilagarh has gone up to eight.
A team of forest officials, including Range
Officer J Nanda, Dolagovinda Bisi, ACF Goutam Naik, ACF NK Jaysingh, Titilagarh
police station in charge BN Karkara and tranqualiser experts from Bhawnipatna
tried to nab the bear, but finally failed as the bear went into the forest near
Kumudapahad. A member of tranquiliser team, besides a forest guard and a local
media person were injured.
In a related development, the villagers of
Barkani in Bongomunda Block saw a sloth bear on May 4 which spread panic among
villagers. They informed the Bongomunda forest range officer. However, by the
time the forest team arrived at the spot, the bear had run into the forest.